Be a part of the Solution

Transform the United Nations Sustainability Development Goals into concrete initiatives at your workspace.  The SDG Innovation Officer Program is certified to prepare you for the workspace of the future and strengthen your career.

What is the SDG Officer Program?

  • A hands-on program that trains professionals to be the pioneers of SDG implementation.
  • It encourages co-creation, and can be tailored to the individual needs.
  • To design a solution for a sustainability issue from your own workplace, or another case of your choice.
  • 3 months of support to implement your solution at your organization.

Part of the program is your commitment to “pay it forward” by coaching the next generation of SDG Officers, and run an internal event at your workplace to discuss your learnings on SDGs.

Benefits for Companies

SDGs are an integral part of a successful company. By learning to implement these goals, your workplace gets:

 

  • An in-house officer able to create innovative solutions.
  • The opportunity to brand yourself as a frontrunner on empowering change.
  • Solutions for sustainability issues based on your own business case.
  • 3 months of support to implement the solution.

Agenda

Day 1 - 1st Week of April

  • Kickoff with leaders & entrepreneurs in sustainability
  • Reduce, Re-use, Recycle and Rethink
  • Individual coaching on Leadership Development

Day 2

  • SDG Business opportunity mapping
  • Design change towards sustainability
  • Individual coaching on Leadership Development

Day 3

  • Workshop: Human centered design model
  • Samples of impact initiatives
  • Running internal ideation process

Day 4

  • Workshop: Future of the work
  • SDG Canvas model
  • Communicating and Branding your initiative

Day 5 & 6 - Ideation Challenge Days

  • Designing and running a Hackathon
  • Topic: Plastic Solutions

Day 7 - Certification Day on 6th June 2019

  • Solution Expo
  • Solution Pitch
  • Coach Match-Making
  • Certification

Agenda

Day 1 - 1st Week of April

  • Kickoff with leaders & entrepreneurs in sustainability
  • Reduce, Re-use, Recycle and Rethink
  • Individual coaching on Leadership Development

Day 2

  • SDG Business opportunity mapping
  • Design change towards sustainability
  • Individual coaching on Leadership Development

Day 3

  • Workshop: Human centered design model
  • Samples of impact initiatives
  • Running internal ideation process

Day 4

  • Workshop: Future of the work
  • SDG Canvas model
  • Communicating and Branding your initiative

Day 5 & 6 - Ideation Challenge Days

  • Designing and running a Hackathon
  • Topic: Plastic Solutions

Day 7 - Certification Day on 6th June 2019

  • Solution Expo
  • Solution Pitch
  • Coach Match-Making
  • Certification

Program Information

The program runs in 2019

Dates to be Confirmed

It consists of 7 days (5 half days and 2 full days) spread over 7 weeks.


Application dates TBA 

Be the first one to know when the applications open!

Innovation Officer Program

Program Timeline

Program Information

The program runs from:
mid April – early June 2019

Dates to be Confirmed

It consists of 7 days (5 half days and 2 full days) spread over 7 weeks.

Application dates TBA 

Be the first one to know when the applications open!

Innovation Officer Program

Who can participate?

  • You are an enthusiastic individual who is ready to inspire and be inspired. You have the motivation to learn and grow, and do not mind taking the lead in creating a true impact.
  • You are an employee and leader with 2-8 years of corporate experience. You also have the engagement and support of your workplace to take part in the course.

We appreciate leaders from all industries, and are committed to providing a diverse array of participants. We also encourage equal gender representation for our program.

Why be a sustainable solution leader?

Participating with like-minded individuals provides opportunities for collaboration, and exposes you to an invaluable network of officers in your city. As an ambassador for the innovation academy, you can create an impact and participate in future SDG officer hackathons and events. The world needs more capacity builders.

Be a part of the solution.

Who can participate?

  • You are an enthusiastic individual who is ready to inspire and be inspired. You have the motivation to learn and grow, and do not mind taking the lead in creating a true impact.
  • You are an employee and leader with 2-8 years of corporate experience. You also have the engagement and support of your workplace to take part in the course.

We appreciate leaders from all industries, and are committed to providing a diverse array of participants. We also encourage equal gender representation for our program.

Why be a sustainable solution leader?

 

Participating with like-minded individuals provides opportunities for collaboration, and exposes you to an invaluable network of officers in your city. As an ambassador for the innovation academy, you can create an impact and participate in future SDG officer hackathons and events. The world needs more capacity builders.

Be a part of the solution.

FAQ

Find the answers to some frequently asked questions about the SDG Innovation Officer Program below:

Benefits for the SDG Officer

Build an invaluable network of like-minded individuals Participate in future SDG innovation academy events Be a certified SDG officer Create change and make an impact

Benefits for the SDG Officer’s Workplace

Have an internal officer able to translate SDGs into solutions for your company
Your SDG officer designs a solution for a sustainability issue from your own workplace during the program, with 3 months of support to implement the solution
Be a frontrunner and create a branding solution by having a certified SDG officer
Show that as a company, you are empowering change.

What criteria do you look for in an officer?

We are committed to equal gender representation, and therefore will take this into consideration when selecting applicants. We also encourage our participants to have the support and engagement from their workplace to take part in the program.

Who is eligible to apply for the program?

Working professionals with 2-8 years of experience and the motivation to make an impact.

What does the program cost?

The program costs 13.950 Dkk including 4 half-days of educational courses hosted by industry leaders, a 2 day hackathon, and a certification day.
Refreshments will be provided.

When is the application period?

The application period will be announced on our website at a later date.

What dates do the courses take place?

Courses dates will be announced on our website at a later date.

Where is the program located?

The program courses will be at Djøf near Nørreport station (Gothersgade 133, 1123 København)

Our Common Language

We are fully dedicated to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Testimonials

 

"Sustainary serves to provide two important assets to universities; collaboration with other partners and drive towards the chosen goals.  In that way, Sustainary facilitates improvement, innovation and impact for universities."

Dr. Ari Johnsson
President, Reykjavik University

"Sustainary is uniquely important because the initiative will leverage the important innovations from Universities from around the world by connecting them with entrepreneurs, advisors and financing through Sustainary's global network and competition."

Søren Juul Jorgensen
Fellow & Co-Founder of the Tech Advisory Group, at the Handa Center for Human Rights & International Justice at Stanford University

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